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Trump denies 's********' countries remark, as world rejects president

Trump denies 's********' countries remark, as world rejects president

Trump denied making these remarks but held fast to his sweeping proposals for removing protections for groups of people in legal grey zones of immigration status. There was shock and outrage at these, in the words of Democratic Senator Dick Durbin , "vile and racist" remarks - although the President himself insists that he was "totally misrepresented" and that there's "no trust" within the USA government. Consulte Mais Informação

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Republicans are literally being laughed at while trying to defend Trump

Republicans are literally being laughed at while trying to defend Trump

But facing a barrage of questions about the president, Ernst couldn't really avoid the topic. The senator was then asked by another member of the audience if she thinks Trump is racist. When someone in the audience asked Ernst to name a few, she mentioned Norway - the same country that Trump said he wanted sending more of its people to America as immigrants instead of El Salvador, Haiti and the nations of Africa he described as "s**thole countries". Consulte Mais Informação

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Lawmakers to review Cuomo's local government plan

Cuomo outlined plans to deal with the federal tax changes that result in the loss of the state and local tax deductions, which hits NY and other relatively high-tax states hard. NY can't keep spending even slightly more each year if it's going to stop people from leaving the state. "Many of our neighboring states now allow for adult use and NY will miss out on billions in revenue and further expand the black market". Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkey's Erdogan to 'drown' Syrian Kurdish force

Turkey's Erdogan to 'drown' Syrian Kurdish force

The announcement was one of the few insights into the Trump administration's longer-term thinking for Syria. However, the US-led coalition refused to comment on Erdogan's remarks. It has also supported rival Syrian rebels and independently fought to drive Isis from parts of Syria. Erdogan said preparations for the military assault on Afrin "are complete", adding that an operation could start any moment. Consulte Mais Informação

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I am not a racist

I am not a racist

Another Republican senator, Lindsey Graham of SC, weighed in but revealed little about what was or wasn't said. Trump's White House physician - Navy doctor Ronny Jackson - declared Trump to be in "excellent health" following last Friday's exam at the Walter Reed military hospital in Maryland. Consulte Mais Informação

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Qatari fighters intercept civilian planes: UAE

Qatari fighters intercept civilian planes: UAE

The UAE's General Civil Aviation Authority on Monday announced that Qatar's military aircraft intercepted a civilian UAE plane when it was on its way to Manama in Bahrain. Both airlines declined to comment, though Bahrain's Foreign Ministry identified one of the affected aircraft as Emirates flight No EK837. On a media broadcast on Sunday, Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali al-Thani said he went to Abu Dhabi as guest but he was held against his will instead. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump's Mar-a-Lago Resort Cited for Poor Maintenance

Trump's Mar-a-Lago Resort Cited for Poor Maintenance

This was the second time Trump's club has been cited during his presidency. The resort reportedly lacks smoke detectors and a poorly constructed staircase. However, the kitchens passed the inspections on the first try. The inspectors returned a week later to make sure things were fixed. The increase in health violations may have to do with the fact Trump no longer runs Mar-A-Lago in the same capacity he did before becoming president. Consulte Mais Informação

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